One of the best training videos of its kind! Each step of non-linear editing using and AVID is examined is this comprehensive training package. The instructor and experienced editor - Jason Ballantine takes viewers through basic Macintosh concepts, AVID system and file management, basic and advanced editing techniques, menus, project set up, logging, digitizing, synching, trim mode functions, audio tracks, picture and audio dissolves, EDL output, video mastering and file backup. Invaluable for both film and video based projects this program takes you through each step with recaps, handy hints and informative graphics in a clear and direct manner, making this program on the best training videos of its kind. This program features interactive exercises and a 77 page guide book with course notes.